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Police Investigate Shots Fired Near West Side Park in Newark

By rlsmetro on
Newark

There were no immediate reports of injuries in a shots-fired incident near a park in Newark Sunday morning. 

Police responded to reports of gunfire on the South 17th Street side of West Side Park around 3:10 a.m. 

Officers from a nearby precinct arrived and searched for shell casings and possible victims. 

The suspect who fired the weapon fled the scene, according to initial reports. 

No injuries were reported.